Heidekat Writing Services


TECHNOLOGY
"George, you really captured what I was trying to say. I was impressed at the way you understood the technology and put it all together on such short notice."
— 
Jim Hughes, UPS Division, Mitsubishi Electric Power Products

PERIODICALS
"This is great stuff. I love the writing and can't wait to lay it out."
 Phil Mollenkof, IdeaPod, the magazine of The Pittsburgh Promise

NON-PROFITS
​"Thank you for turning the rewrite
around so quickly and well, and under such duress. It's a relief to have you to turn to—a cheerful pro about whom I have no worries."

 Sue Regan, Hardwood Manufacturers Association


BLOG POSTS
"Thanks again for contributing such a thoughtful and well-written piece. I really enjoyed working together on it. I'll be sharing it on social media throughout the week."

 Matt Newton, Carnegie Museum of Art

MARKETING
"Just wanted you to know that this worked perfectly. The enhancements to my draft were exactly what was needed!"
— Kathy Boytim, Boytim Husarova Design Group

WEBSITES
"I have just read the first web pages and
am ecstatic! The tone is great, the copy is punchy and technically correct. Makes
​me want to go out there and do these things!" 
 Pam Grove, Catalyst Connection

VIDEO SCRIPTS
"You are a true professional and a joy
​to work with."

 Amy King, Mind Over Media

VIDEO INTERVIEWS
"Thank you so much for your help with this. I have received compliments multiple times from [the client] on how great it was to work with you on this project."

 April Tantalo, Actual Size Design
& Communications

ANNUAL REPORTS
"Very nice. I really like the wordplay." 
 Peter Pedraza, The Boeing Company


HEALTHCARE MARKETING
"I like this a lot. Thank you so much. I have no plans to change any of it." 
 John Senall, Roswell Park Cancer Institute


​USER MANUALS
"You certainly contributed greatly to an awesome product. Thanks again for being easy to work with and having ownership
in what you do."  

— Paul Ream, CSE Corp.

​ARTS MARKETING
"This is fantastic, George!  What an
improvement. I'm a big fan of perfection; thank you for striving for it. You certainly met my expectations."  
— Kurt Pfaff, Kurt Pfaff Illustration


​WEBSITES
​"... just perusing the new website ... I have to tell you, this honestly exceeded my expectations! The site is just as we discussed, clean, simple and not so industrial ... it's just perfect."
 Mark Rodgers, Hussey Copper


​VIDEO SCRIPTS
"Stamp it CASE CLOSED! Thanks so much, George. I was very happy with what you did for the project. I'll be sure to spread your name to my colleagues ... it's great to know you're a resource for us moving forward."

— Jamie Holleran, Skinny Tie

WEBSITES
"Thanks, George. Great work on this project and I will certainly be in touch in the future for more web/writing opportunities!"

 Rob Megliorino, New Perspective Communications


ANNUAL REPORTS
"Your suggestions really enhanced the annual report. I think we have a wonderful book, and thanks for your fine writing."
— Karen Snyder, UPMC Health Plan

NONPROFITS
​"George turned out to be indispensable to my project's success when I asked him to help organize a client's marketing presentation. Now I expect to learn lots more about clear, incisive communication each time I work with him."

— Greg Rose, Greg Rose Design





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Architecture

• Design Box LLC

• Lami Grubb Associates


B to B

• Allied Insurance Brokers

• Catalyst Connection

• Safe Foods, LLC

• The WaterStreet Company


Community service

• Action-Housing, Inc.

• Albert Schweitzer Hospital, Haiti

• Family Links

• Family Resources of Western Pennsylvania

• HEARTH (Homelessness Ends with Advocacy, Resources,
  Training, Housing)

• United Way of Allegheny County


Consumer

• H.J. Heinz Co.

• PPG Industries

• Sherwin Williams

• Ustianochka Vodka


Culture

• Audubon Society of Southwestern Pa.

• Fort Pitt Museum

• Opera Theater of Pittsburgh

• New York Philharmonic

• Rivers of Steel Heritage Area


Design/communications/production

• Actual Size Communications
• AIGA Pittsburgh

• Akoya

• Andrea Husarova Design

• Apple Box Studios

• BD&E

• Blue Tomato

• Bring, LLC

• Brunner

• CACI International, Inc.

• CPI Creative
​• Digital Healthcom Group
​• Elliance, Inc.
​• Greg Rose Design

• Kurt Pfaff Illustration

• Intergroup Communications

• Landesberg Design

• Mind Over Media

• Mobile First Media, LLC

• New Perspective Communications

• PMI

• Quest Fore, Inc.
• Skinny Tie Media

• ThoughtForm, Inc.

• Wolfe Design, Inc.


Finance

• Federated Investors

• PNC

• S&T Bank


Government

• National Security Agency

• U.S. Department of Energy


Healthcare

• Albert Schweitzer Hospital, Haiti

• Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh

• Neurointerventional Therapeutics

• Roswell Park Cancer Institute

• UPMC Cancer Center

• UPMC Health System

• Western Psychiatric Institute & Clinic


Higher education

• Carlow University

• Carnegie Mellon University School of Design; Software
  Engineering Programs; Tepper School of Business

• North Central College

• Point Park University

• Saint Francis University


Law

• Castelli & Associates

• Goodrich & Geist, PC


Philanthropy

• Eden Hall Foundation

• Henry L. Hillman Foundation

• Pittsburgh Foundation

• The Pittsburgh Promise


Research

• Howard Hughes Medical Institute
• International Seafood Sustainability Foundation

• Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center

• Roswell Park Cancer Institute

• Software Engineering Institute

• UPMC Cancer Center


Technology & industry

• Alcoa

• The Boeing Company

• Carl Walker Construction, Inc.

• CSE Corp.

• Curtiss Wright Corp.

• Dayton Superior Corp.

• Dynavox Systems, LLC

• Graciano Corp.

• Hussey Copper, Ltd.

• International Seafood Sustainability Foundation
​• Kopp Glass, Inc.

• Mecco SmartMark Laser Marking & Traceability

• Mitsubishi Electric Corp.

• MSA Safety, Inc.
​• Nord-Lock Group

• Powercast Corp.

• PPG Industries
​• Superbolt, Inc.




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